Timely, accurate, and actionable situation data is hard to come by. Where is the oil, how much is there, and where is it going? We hear about the new technological advances every day but getting from an idea to the field is a giant leap. Science fiction has become a reality with smart buoys, ground-penetrating radar, and autonomous drones. In this session, our distinguished panel will take you to the jungles of Venezuela, Bligh Island in British Columbia, and travel beneath the waves to detect and recover oil at depth.